May 24, 2017

Dockercon 2017: Docker Sharpens Enterprise Focus

Apr 20, 2017 0 484

For much of the existence of Docker, the primary focus of Docker Inc. has been on developing new applications. At the Dockercon 2017 conference this week, Docker Inc. made it clear it’s now turning its attention to ...

IBM Working with Google, Lyft on Microservices Management

Apr 7, 2017 0 427

IBM is partnering with Google and Lyft on developing microservice management infrastructure for applications built on top of Kubernetes. At the same time, IBM is working on extending a framework for managing clusters in a way that ...

IBM Predicts Container Sprawl Will Force DevOps Issues

Apr 5, 2017 0 467

IBM has discovered that the surest path to container and microservices sprawl is to not have sound DevOps processes in place before adopting them. Angel Diaz, vice president of Cloud Technology and Architecture for IBM, says the ...

IBM Advances OpenWhisk Serverless Computing Initiative

Mar 24, 2017 0 532

Now that IBM and Adobe Systems are jointly leading the charge in terms of promoting adoption of an open-source serverless computing framework known as OpenWhisk, the two companies have implemented an application programming interface (API) gateway to ...

IBM Couples Docker Containers to Blockchain Database

Mar 22, 2017 0 569

IBM is employing Docker containers to make it easier for IT organizations to consume a blockchain service being hosted on IBM Cloud. Launched this week at the IBM InterConnect 2017 conference, IBM decided to deploy an implementation ...

IBM Launches Managed Kubernetes Service

Mar 20, 2017 1 691

IBM has become the latest in a string of cloud service providers to make Kubernetes available as a managed service. At the IBM InterConnect 2017 conference today, IBM unfurled IBM Bluemix Container Service, which extends IBM’s support ...

IBM: Rate of Cloud Adoption Bodes Well for Microservices

Jan 30, 2017 0 593

Just about every IT organization realizes by now that making the transition to the cloud is a journey. It begins with a few small steps involving a few software-as-a-service (SaaS) applications and firing up a few virtual ...

IBM Aims to School IT on Containers and Microservices

Mar 30, 2016 0 1242

The rise of containers specifically and microservices in general is making a lot of IT folks nervous. While many recognize these technologies and architectures can make IT fundamentally more efficient and agile, gaining hands-on expertise with them ...

Docker, a DevOps ally

Aug 19, 2015 6 3371

In case you are wondering what Docker is about and how it relates to DevOps, here’s a quick take on how Docker bolsters the DevOps mission by helping operations become more agile. The pain of operations lies ...